Biznextindia : Maruti Suzuki India Limited on Friday announced the launch of its entry level sedan Tour S in the Indian market. The new sedan comes with both petrol and CNG variant with prices starts from Rs.6.51 lakh and 7.36 lakh respectively. The All-new Tour S in this modern avatar will further strengthen the Maruti Suzuki Commercial network with an Advanced 1.2L K-Series engine, enhanced safety, and convenience features.
Introducing the All-new Tour S, Mr. Shashank Srivastava, Senior Executive Officer (Marketing and Sales), Maruti Suzuki India Limited, said, “The All-new Tour S with modern design, new-age safety features, greater practicality, and Advanced 1.2L K-Series Dual Jet, Dual VVT engine is a revolutionary model for the commercial sedan segment. We are confident of exceeding the expectations of our commercial segment customers once again, as we continue to deliver the perfect sedan experience with the All-new Tour S.”
Based on the latest generation Dzire, the All-new Tour S comes with a striking new front fascia while the rear design is equipped with stylish LED tail lamps and the signature ‘Tour S’ badging. The All-new Tour S is powered by the Advanced 1.2L K-Series engine developing 66kW@6000rpm of maximum power in Petrol mode and 57kW@6000rpm in CNG mode. Torque output is rated at 113Nm@4400rpm in Petrol mode and 98.5Nm@4300rpm in CNG mode.
Available in both Petrol and factory-fitted S-CNG options, it offers an incredible fuel-efficiency rating of 23.15 km/l for the petrol-fuelled Tour S. The S-CNG version of the Tour S has a rated fuel-efficiency figure of 32.12 km/kg , making it 21% more efficient than the outgoing model.
Built on the fifth-generation HEARTECT platform, the All-new Tour S offers superior safety and enhanced vehicle performance. It comes with advanced safety features such as Electronic Stability Program (ESP), Anti lock Braking System (ABS) with Electronic Brakeforce Distribution (EBD) and Brake Assist (BA), Speed Limiting System, Reverse Parking Sensors, Dual Airbags, etc. The interiors of the All-new Tour S feature a tilt-adjustable steering wheel, manual A/C with Pollen filter, Front accessory socket, ISOFIX seat anchorages and speed-sensitive door locking.